SIIA Comments on Proposed SIG Regulations

December 13, 2010 – The Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc. (SIIA) today submitted a comment letter to the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board in response to proposed regulations affecting group self-insured workers’ compensation funds.

In its letter, SIIA Chief Operating Officer stated that the proposed regulation is a “positive first step,” but cites several provisions that should be more fully considered. The full letter can be accessed by clicking here.

SIIA is recognized as the leading national trade association representing the interests of group self-insured workers’ compensation funds. Earlier this year, the association published “Understanding Groups Self-Insurance Funds,” which is a unique informational resource that can be ordered at www.siia.org/sigpub.

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